Do You Have Runner’s Knee?

Do you have a pain around and sometimes behind the kneecap? These symptoms characterize runner’s knee, which is often caused by overuse or repetitive motion. Other less common causes are acute trauma, such as a fracture or degenerative condition like arthritis....

Are You Suffering from a Meniscal Tear?

What is the Meniscus? The knee is made up of four major bones: the femur (thigh bone), tibia and fibula (shin bones), and patella (knee cap). Inside the knee joint there are two C-shaped, wedge-like cushions of cartilage called the menisci. They are located in between...